Once again, caleb carr proves his brilliant ability to re-create the past, both high life and low. Thus new york City, and the groundbreaking alienist Dr. Kreizler himself, are seen anew. But when the distraught wife of a Spanish diplomat begs Sara's aid, the team reunites to help find her kidnapped infant daughter.
The Angel of Darkness #ad - The angel of Darkness by Caleb Carr. Kreizler and his friends--high-living crime reporter john schuyler moore; indomitable, derringer-toting Sara Howard; the brilliant and bickering detective brothers Marcus and Lucius Isaacson; powerful and compassionate Cyrus Montrose; and Stevie Taggert, the boy Kreizler saved from a life of street crime--have returned to their former pursuits and tried to forget the horror of the Beecham case.
In the angel of darkness, caleb carr brings back the vivid world of his bestselling The Alienist but with a twist: this story is told by the former street urchin Stevie Taggert, whose rough life has given him wisdom beyond his years. Laszlo kreizler, a pioneer in forensic psychiatry, tracked down the brutal serial killer John Beecham with the help of a team of trusted companions and a revolutionary application of the principles of his discipline.
At the same time, we go on revealing journeys into Stevie's New York, a place where poor and neglected children--then as now--turn to crime and drugs at shockingly early ages. As the horror unfolds, delmonico's still serves up wondrous meals, and a summer trip to the elegant gambling parlors of Saratoga provides precious keys to the murderer's past.
By Caleb Carr: The AlienistHardcover #ad - By Caleb Carr: The Alienist #ad - Non-stop suspense and a book you can't put down as the brave comrades try to figure out the Jack-the-ripper-like killer's next move. Laszlo kreizler, a freud- holmeish character and crime reporter John Schuyler Moore, to stop a serial killer preying on young children. Newly appointed police commissioner, Theodore Roosevelt joins with a brave, determined police woman, Sara Howard and a reserved intellect alienist 19th word for psychologist Dr.
Author carr creates a great scene of the period with well-drawn charcters and a killer-plot sorry for the pun. Carr recreates 19th century new York City to a tee, and his characters & plot are so believable, a terrific read. Entertaining, suspenseful novel set in New York City during the 1890s.
Surrender, New York: A NovelRandom House #ad - Laszlo kreizler, a trace evidence expert, once famed advisors to the New York City Police Department, and Michael Li, teach online courses in profiling and forensic science from Jones's family farm. It is a truth that, jones believes, dr kreizler, leads away from their world and back to the increasingly wealthy city where both he and his long-dead intellectual guide, did their greatest work.
One of these throwaways, along with his blind older sister, cross paths with Jones and Li, Lucas Kurtz, offering information that could blow the case wide open. Racing against the case's mounting stakes, jones and li find that they are battling not only to unravel the mystery of how the throwaways died, but also to defend themselves and the Kurtz siblings from the threats of shadowy but powerful agents who want to stop them from uncovering the truth.
Alone and armed mainly with their wits, protected only by farmhands and Jones' unusual "pet, " the outcast pair are secretly called in to consult on the case. Jones and li immediately discern that the various victims were all "throwaway children, but victims of a terrible phenomenon sweeping America's poor: abandoned by their families, runaways nor homeless, " a new state classification given to young people who are neither orphans, the throwaways are left to fend for themselves.
Caleb carr, bestselling author of the Alienist and The Angel of Darkness, has created a contemporary psychological thriller haunted by the shadowy hands of established power. In rural, their corpses left hanging in gruesome, a pattern of strange deaths begins to emerge: adolescent boys and girls are found murdered, impoverished Burgoyne County, New York, ritualistic fashion.
Surrender, New York: A Novel #ad - But will they be able to trace the case to new york before they fall victim to the murderous forces that stalk them?Moving at the same rapid pace as his earlier books, yet with the same depth of historical and scientific research, Carr creates another rollercoaster ride of ideas and emotions. Senior law enforcement officials are quick to blame a serial killer, yet their efforts to apprehend this criminal are peculiarly ineffective.
The Alienist TNT Tie-in Edition: A Novel The Alienist SeriesRandom House Trade Paperbacks #ad - Fast-paced and riveting, with its tenements and mansions, infused with historical detail, corrupt cops and flamboyant gangsters, The Alienist conjures up Gilded Age New York, shining opera houses and seamy gin mills. New york times bestseller • now a tnt original series • “a first-rate tale of crime and punishment that will keep readers guessing until the final pages.
Entertainment weekly “caleb carr’s rich period thriller takes us back to the moment in history when the modern idea of the serial killer became available to us. The detroit newswhen the alienist was first published in 1994, spending six months on the New York Times bestseller list, receiving critical acclaim, it was a major phenomenon, and selling millions of copies.
The Alienist TNT Tie-in Edition: A Novel The Alienist Series #ad - Laszlo kreizler—a psychologist, or “alienist”—to view the horribly mutilated body of an adolescent boy abandoned on the unfinished Williamsburg Bridge. From there the two embark on a revolutionary effort in criminology: creating a psychological profile of the perpetrator based on the details of his crimes.
A remarkable combination of historical novel and psychological thriller. The buffalo News“Engrossing. Newsweek“Gripping, atmospheric.
The Italian Secretary: A Further Adventure of Sherlock HolmesCarroll & Graf #ad - Sherlock Holmes and Dr. But the circumstances of the two victims' deaths also call to Holmes' mind the terrible murder—in Holyrood—of "The Italian Secretary, " David Rizzio. Watson are summoned to the aid of Queen Victoria in Scotland by a telegram from Holmes' brother, Mycroft, a royal advisor. Only rizzio, a music teacher and confidante of Mary, Queen of Scots, was murdered three centuries ago.
Random House. Critically acclaimed, bestselling author Caleb Carr's brilliant new offering takes the Conan Doyle tradition to remarkable new heights with this spellbinding tale. Mycroft has enlisted his brother to help solve the murders that may be key elements of a much more elaborate and pernicious plot on the Queen's life.
The Italian Secretary: A Further Adventure of Sherlock Holmes #ad - Holmes proceeds to alarm watson with the announcement that the Italian Secretary's vengeful spirit may have taken the lives of the two men as punishment for disturbing the scene of his assassination. Brand new Hardcover Book. Rushed northward on a royal train—and nearly murdered themselves en route—the pair are soon joined by Mycroft, a renowned architect and his foreman, and learn of the brutal killings of two of the Queen's servants, both of whom had been working on the renovation of the famous and forbidding Royal Palace of Holyrood, in Edinburgh.
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The Devil Soldier: The American Soldier of Fortune Who Became a God in China #ad - . So marvelously improbable, so rich in exotic detail, that if often reads more like a historical thriller than the serious work of history that it is. Los angeles timeswith the same flair for history and narrative that distinguished his bestseller, The Alienist, the American mercenary who fought for the emperor of China in the Taiping rebellion, Caleb Carr tells the incredible story of Frederick Townsend Ward, history's bloodiest civil war.
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The Alienist - Season 1#ad - Random House. Viewers will be transported into the darkest corners of New York City during the Gilded Age. Set in 1896 amidst a backdrop of vast wealth, Luke Evans, extreme poverty and technological innovation, this psychological thriller stars Daniel Bruhl, Dakota Fanning and Brian Geraghty. Brand new Hardcover Book.
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Killing TimeRandom House #ad - First Edition. The disc contains footage of president forrester's assassination, shocking difference: This version shows that before the video was released, the same video that has been broadcast countless times on TV and over the internet-with one crucial, it was altered with sinister special effects.
This explosive discovery will lead gideon wolfe on an electrifying journey from a criminal underworld of New York to the jungles of Africa and on a quest to find the truth in an age when all information can be manipulated. Caleb Carr. Breathtakingly suspenseful, Killing Time unfolds as the work of a master novelist.
Killing Time #ad - With this novel, carr has boldly established a new genre-future history-combining the best elements of mystery and thrillers with unique historical insight. Random House. Meet Dr. Gideon wolfe, expert criminologist of the new millenium. A professor at new york's john jay university in the year 2023, he lives in an era that has seen plague, a global economic crash, and the 2018 assassination of President Emily Forrester.
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Surrender, New York: A NovelRandom House Trade Paperbacks #ad - This brilliant novel marks another milestone in Caleb Carr’s triumphant literary suspense career. Praise for surrender, New York“A page-turning thriller. Surrender, new york allows carr to deploy his indisputable gift for the gothic and the macabre, and the pursuit is suspenseful and believable. Usa today“A long-awaited return.
O: the oprah magazine“A superb mystery. Hardcover. An addictive contemporary crime procedural. Michael connelly, returns with a contemporary, the new york times book Review Editors’ Choice Caleb Carr, the author of The Alienist and The Angel of Darkness, edge-of-your-seat thriller featuring the brilliant but unconventional criminal psychologist Dr.
Surrender, New York: A Novel #ad - Caleb Carr. But will jones and li be able to trace the case to new york before they fall victim to the murderous forces that stalk them?Tautly paced and richly researched, Surrender, New York brings to life the grim underbelly of a prosperous nation—and those most vulnerable to its failings. A terrific story with a great setting and a very modern social message.
The globe and Mail “An engrossing mystery. Library journal“A compulsive read.
The Italian SecretarySt. Martin's Griffin #ad - Used book in Good Condition. Watson to decipher: a matter concerning the safety of Queen Victoria herself calls them to Edinburgh's Holyroodhouse to investigate the confounding and gruesome deaths of two young men―horrific incidents that took place with Her Highness in residence. And while recent attempts on her majesty's life raise a number of possibilities, queen of scots, the slaying of David Rizzio, these intrigues also seem strangely connected to an act of evil that took place centuries earlier……UNNATURAL DEEDSFor indeed, music master and friend to Mary, was an extraordinarily brutal and treacherous act―even for a time when brutality and treachery were the order of the day.
Brand new Hardcover Book. Now, madness, the ghosts of holyroodhouse are being reawakened by someone with a diabolical agenda of greed, and terror as Holmes and Watson set out to trap a killer who is eager to rewrite history in blood. Hardcover. Caleb carr's novel, the alienest, was a blockbuster international bestseller and positioned its author as a modern master of the historical thriller.
The Italian Secretary #ad - Now, in the italian secretary, to the age of opium dens and jack the ripper, carr reaches back further, when fictional detective Sherlock Holmes made the science of murder as real as the gore on a killer's hands…FOUL WHISPERINGS…Mycroft Holmes's encoded message to his brother, Sherlock, is unsubtle enough even for Dr.